Rim Rise

The Mouthpiece Rim Rise

This term is one used on this site to describe the extent to which the rim of the mouthpiece rises above that expected from a flat rim. The way it is measured is shown on the diagram below:

Measuring mouthpiece rim rise

Three typical settings are shown on the image below:

You may experiment with changing the throat bite in the interactive panel below:

To find out more about the effects of the changes you are making you may go over to About the Rim.

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